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Twist on Tour Symposium - Ghent, Belgium

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De Tijd Room

3Square

9052 Gent

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This full day scientific symposium is packed with technical talks from renowned leaders in the fields of Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) and Synthetic Biology. By attending this event, you will leave with a better understanding of how to improve your data quality output and overcome research obstacles when dealing with synthetic DNA and NGS Target Enrichment Solutions. You will also receive access to the networking lunch, which will acquaint you with other thought leaders in your industry.




SPEAKERS


  • Ewoud Ouwerkerk

    Ewoud Ouwerkerk

    Twist Bioscience

    District Business Manager

  • David Öling, PhD

    David Öling, PhD

    AstraZeneca

    Postdoctoral Researcher

  • Koen Beerens, PhD

    Koen Beerens, PhD

    Ghent University

    ‎Project Manager & Postdoctoral Researcher

  • Roderick Beijersbergen, PhD

    Roderick Beijersbergen, PhD

    Netherlands Cancer Institute

    Associate Professor and Head NKI Robotics and Screening Centre

  • Ross Kettleborough, PhD

    Ross Kettleborough, PhD

    Twist Biosciene

    Technical Director Europe




AGENDA

9:30
Welcome | Coffee

10:15
You Design It, We Build it
Ewoud Ouwerkerk, District Business Manager, Twist Bioscience

10:30
Introduction to Twist Oligo Pools & Gene Synthesis
Ross Kettleborough, PhD, Technical Director Europe,Twist Bioscience

11:00
One for All and All in One; Large Scale Pooled CRISPR Screening for Novel Strategies in Oncology
Roderick Beijersbergen, PhD, NKI

11:30
Synthetic DNA - An Important Key to Unlock Protein Engineering Opportunities
Koen Beerens, PhD, Ghent University

12:00
Q&A Session

12:15
Lunch

13:30
Introduction to Twist Variant Libraries
Ross Kettleborough, PhD, Twist Bioscience

14:00
Development of GPCR Biosensors for Synthetic Glucose Homeostasis Circuits
David Öling, PhD, AstraZeneca

15:00
Introuction to Twist NGS solutions for Exome and Custom Panels
Peter Kleinsmit, Twist Bioscience

15:30
TBA

16:00
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